Talking About Personal Finance to Low-Income Parents

Recently I was asked to gave a talk about personal finance to parents of kids who visit an afterschool programme in my hometown for kids from very poor families. I should actually write a separate post about the afterschool programme itself: how it finances itself, how it’s run, what impact it has on the local Read More…

How to Save the Planet with a Sewing Machine and Some Baking Soda

For about a year now, changes have been slowly creeping into the WLCB household. They started slowly, hardly noticeable to the naked eye. But over time they’ve tightened their grip on us and the way we live our lives. Now things have reached the point where we can’t hide it any more – we’re zero Read More…

FIREhub.eu – The Shiny New Home for All Things FI in Europe

It’s been just over two years since we started blogging. In that time we’ve met a fair number of really interesting people. It’s not an exaggeration to say that we’ve made some true friends in this European financial independence community. During our time as bloggers we’ve seen the community grow a lot. Many people from Read More…